Sanjay Kalra is an Entrepreneur-at-Large; always in pursuit of the next discontinuity.
His recent pursuits have been in areas of rural distribution chains in India, design for the other 90%, meaningful life-skills for young adults and meditation.
Sanjay was the Chairman of Shiv Nadar & Sanjay Kalra Associates, CEO of Tech Mahindra, served on the Board of Directors of Mahindra Satyam and was a member of the Global Executive Board of Mahindra and Mahindra. Prior to joining Tech Mahindra, Sanjay was the CEO of DSL Software (a joint venture between HCL and Deutsche Bank). He has also served as President of HCL Technologies Europe. He lived and worked with Schlumberger and Tata Unisys across South East Asia and Europe.
Sanjay has nurtured start-ups and led high growth businesses. He is an IIT Delhi Alumnus and the recipient of the Alumni award for National Development in 2007. At IIT his passion was acting, film production and student politics.
Sanjay is a regular at Community Drumjams and can at times be seen drumming away with friends and family.